Communicating in a World of Norms

Axis 4: Communication Between Cultures: Another Globalization?

In a context where cultural industrialization contributes to simultaneously democratize the access to culture and standardizes forms of expression, what are the possible pathways of intercultural communication and/or mediation? Can the development of information and communication technologies identify alternatives to the linguistic and cultural standardization in our access to learning. What can be drawn from the multicultural, intercultural and trans-cultural approaches developed by communication scholars?